Andrew Coy

Noah's Ark

Modern-Day Equivalent

Today during Sunday School (the second portion of Sunday church service) we studied Noah's Ark.

The typical recounting of this is geared towards kids during early bible-study years, and as such, focuses a lot more attention on the awe-inspiring spectacle of every kind of animal entering the ark (in two's or sevens') than the death . . .

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February 11, 2018

Living With Historical Inaccuracies

Tensions Between What Really Was and How It Is Celebrated

Modern Christmas celebrations are pretty far off from accurate representations of the day when Christ was born. For example:

  • It is pretty well-accepted fact that He wasn't actually born in December
  • The Wise Men most likely didn't arrive until years later and bringing gifts wasn't their focus
  • Santa Claus, while admirable, . . .

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December 24, 2017